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AËR AËRis of Pontus AËTius
Aachen Aaron Abaddon
Abandonment Abarim AbbÉ
Abba Abbacy Nullius of Wettingen-Mehrerau Abbate Giuseppe Baini
Abbess Abbey Abbey and Congregation of Melk
Abbey and Diocese of Bobbio Abbey and Order of Grandmont Abbey and School of Clonmacnoise
Abbey of Arbroath Abbey of Barlings Abbey of Bec
Abbey of Benedictbeurn Abbey of CÎTeaux Abbey of Clairvaux
Abbey of Cornillon Abbey of Corvey Abbey of Croyland
Abbey of Deer Abbey of Dissentis Abbey of Dorchester
Abbey of Dundrennan Abbey of Dunfermline Abbey of Echternach
Abbey of Einsiedeln Abbey of Engelberg Abbey of Farfa
Abbey of FerriÈRes Abbey of Flavigny Abbey of Fleury
Abbey of Floreffe Abbey of Fontenelle Abbey of Frigolet
Abbey of GÖTtweig Abbey of Grottaferrata Abbey of Hirschau
Abbey of LÉRins Abbey of Lehnin Abbey of Luxeuil
Abbey of Mellifont Abbey of Melrose Abbey of Miridite
Abbey of Monte Cassino Abbey of Morimond Abbey of Newhouse
Abbey of Our Lady of Gethsemani Abbey of Pontigny Abbey of PrÉMontrÉ
Abbey of Rievaulx Abbey of Saint Albans Abbey of Saint Augustine
Abbey of Saint Remy Abbey of Saint Vaast Abbey of Saint-Denis
Abbey of Saint-Ouen Abbey of Saint-Victor Abbey of Sainte-GeneviÈVe
Abbey of Saints Vincent and Anastasius Abbey of Savigny Abbey of St. Emmeram
Abbey of St. Gall Abbey of St. Solesmes Abbey of Strahov

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The 1914 Catholic Encyclopedia was the most comprehensive resource on Catholic teaching, history, and information ever gathered in all of human history. Originally printed in fifteen hardcopy volumes, it covered science, literature, history, doctrine, saints, government, art and much more in the 11,000+ entries.

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